Air Canada (the Official Airline) and Far Horizons travel are offering Festival attendees a special convention rate on flights. Call Air Canada at 1-800-361-7585 and quote convention number 050098 for a 5% to 15% discount. The discount does not work on web fares unless you go through Far Horizons at (613) 234-6116 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Not only are you saving on your ticket but you will be helping the Festival save on our airline bill.
Flying into Toronto? Don’t forget that it’s a 5 ½ hour drive to Ottawa. Flying into Montreal? It’s a 2 ½ hour drive to Ottawa.
You can reach the downtown area by taking the airport shuttle bus (approx. $12 CAN) or a taxi (approx. $25 CAN). Ottawa city bus system OC TRANSPO also offers excellent service that goes right downtown for $2.60 CAN. The shuttle bus takes about 45 minutes depending upon which hotel is your destination. The taxi ride from the airport to downtown Ottawa takes about 20 minutes.
For those traveling overseas via Montreal’s Pierre Trudeau Airport (formerly Dorval), transportation to Ottawa should be arranged in advance.
For information on buses from Pierre Trudeau call GREYHOUND or click here to visit their website. For information on trains from Pierre Trudeau click here to visit VIA RAIL's website.